Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,230,000
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4400g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1446.77 (8/22/2019)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
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1875 S $20 MS obverse 1875 S $20 MS reverse
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Last Updated: 8/16/2019

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1875 S $20 MS
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Base $ 1500 1525 1550 1830 1840 1840 1840 1840 2075 2450 2725 4500 12250 37000 - - 700000 - - -
$ - - - - - - - 5500 - 55000 - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 4636
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 67

The chart showing VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series, 67 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 8/20/2019 1875 S $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----10351851863567321732428776179112--1---4633
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---------23-463-------18
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Total----10351851863567341735428780185142--1---4651
 ----0 %1 %4 %4 %8 %16 %37 %9 %17 %4 %0 %0 %--0 %--- 
1875 S $20 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base------------12--------3
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Total------------12--------3
 ------------33 %67 %-------- 

Auction Prices Realized

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Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
3/21/1998 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 1998 Mid-Winter ANA Signature Sale #184, 184/Lot# 6597 $1,035.00
1/2/2005 NGC AU 58   Teletrade Auction 1982, 1982/Lot# 1832 $605.00
1/31/2010 PCGS MS 62   Goldberg January 31 - February 3, 2010 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 57/Lot# 2368 $9,918.75
2/28/2012 PCGS MS 61   Stack's Bowers The March 2012 Baltimore Auction, 135/Lot# 7837 $2,070.00
6/3/2013 PCGS Genuine XF   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 20971/Lot# 1014 $1,755.00
7/14/2013 PCGS MS 61   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/14/2013, 83/Lot# 118667 $2,750.00
4/27/2014 PCGS XF 45   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 801, 810/Lot# 2376 $1,550.00
4/26/2017 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2017 April 26 - 30 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1254/Lot# 5614 $3,055.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1875 $20 MS S
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1799223322502268230223192332236824012433255526993126386865459656119701537723393360325613588370
1944223922562279230823232344237924122474260328413373476075821042713106180492760642733668800
000000234423792412247426032841337347607582104271310618049276064273300
000000235623902422251426512984362156538619111991424120721318194943400
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 3126
Owner: davidmckay
 
Grade: MS 61
Points: 3126
Owner: JTO
 
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